Counselling and Careers Development Unit

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The Counselling & Careers Development Unit

The Counselling & Careers Development Unit (CCDU) offers a wide range of services to Students, Prospective Students and Graduate Recruiters

The CCDU provides a welcoming and safe space to students, based on an ethos of student-centeredness and holistic learning.  

The Unit is staffed by a dedicated team of professionals inclusive of psychologists, social workers, careers educators, life coaches and administrators who offer supportive services, including a variety of empowering programmes to the student community, to enhance their well=being and academic success.

In addition to the services offered to Wits Students the Unit also provides a Career Counselling Service to prospective university students as well as a Graduate Recruitment Service for employers.  

Services for Students:

  • Personal Counselling and Support Groups
  • Career Counselling
  • Psychometric Career Assessment
  • Graduate Recruitment Programme
  • Journey to Employability Programme
  • Psycho-educative Presentations, Workshops & Trainings
  • HIV Education & Support, including Peer Advocacy
  • Life Coaching

Services for Prospective Students:

  • Career Counselling
  • Psychometric Career Assessment

Services for Graduate Employers & Recruiters:

  • Career Fairs
  • Email service to market recruitment opportunities to targeted students
  • Social media marketing of part-time and casual work opportunities
  • Company Showcase
  • Opportunity to participate in the development of students for the job search and world of work through our Journey to Employability Programme

For more information explore these services on our website or Contact Us.